A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, it's easier for people to discover it if you choose a great title for your thread.
Total Members: 296,609
Currently Running With Scissors:
624 Guests and 25 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Halloween Collage Panels  (Read 2551 times)
Tags for this thread: occasions_2012_halloween_challenge  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
HMax
« on: November 04, 2012 04:48:59 PM »





« Last Edit: November 04, 2012 04:50:43 PM by sweets4ever - Reason: Edited to insert photos for member! :) » THIS ROCKS   Logged
sweets4ever
Administrator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 40997
Joined: 18-Jan-2005


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2012 04:50:58 PM »

Wow, these are lovely!  Could you tell us a little bit about them?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Craftster has gone mobile!!  Read the news here.
HMax
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2012 05:13:00 PM »

Thanks!  I started with two blank typeset drawer type panels and applied black paint all over for the background.  Then I used a very cool crackle technique (which I can make a tutorial for if folks are interested) with acrylic paint, Elmer's glue and Kroma Crackle for the outside frames.  I then used Aves brand Apoxy clay to create all the pumpkins and candy corn (and the cat and mouse on the left panel).  There are a number of cool wood cutouts I got from a neat shop on Etsy and little bottles filled with beads and glitter with spooky labels I downloaded from somewhere.  Then I ransacked my studio for all the graphics and odds and ends.  The typeset letters for 'boo!' area happy accident (the b is an upside down p).

This is my first venture onto Craftster and I'm excited about this challenge since the prize (being Elmer's) seems perfect since it was a key element in the project. What a good excuse to create something!!

Heather
THIS ROCKS   Logged
kaz814
Cooking Moderator
Purses, Bags, Wallets Moderator
Reusing, Recycling, Recrafting Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 5340
Joined: 03-Oct-2009


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2012 05:57:48 PM »

This is fabulous!  I love the little details.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

LimeRiot
Image Reproduction Techniques Moderator
Miscellaneous Topics Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 12602
Joined: 10-Jun-2009

Sublime


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: November 04, 2012 06:13:55 PM »

This is fantastic!! What a fun project. I really enjoyed peeking into each little box. Thank you for sharing!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Pinterest!
My Blog!

Craftster has gone mobile!!  Read the news here.
HMax
« Reply #5 on: November 04, 2012 08:01:58 PM »

Thanks for the nice feedback!  Much appreciated. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
bunny1kenobi
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 4101
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2013 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: November 04, 2012 08:10:55 PM »

very nice!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Aislynn
Miscellaneous Topics Moderator
Sewing in General Moderator

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3799
Joined: 25-Oct-2007


View Profile
« Reply #7 on: November 05, 2012 12:05:58 PM »

These are so awesome!  I love the little jack-o-lanterns!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Sewers are for ninja turtles--seamstresses are for sewing Wink

My wist!  http://www.wists.com/aislynn
HMax
« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2012 12:29:10 PM »

Thanks!  Very fun to make those. Aves Apoxie Clay is wonderful. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
bunny1kenobi
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 4101
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2013 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #9 on: November 05, 2012 04:30:22 PM »

oooh, I've been wanting to try apoxie clay.... Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Cuts of Meat from the Short Loin
Cuts of Beef from the Rib
Cuts of Beef from the Short Plate
Grades of Beef
Primal Cuts of Meat
Latest Blog Articles
Winner of Craft Challenge #100-Pottermouth
July 23, 2014 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Fabric and Felt Bird Ornament

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.